DRS Technologies Inc. Operations Supervisor in Dallas, Texas

LEONARDO DRS

LEONARDO DRS is a leading supplier of integrated products, services and support to military forces, intelligence agencies and prime contractors worldwide. Focused on defense technology, we develop, manufacture and support a broad range of systems for mission critical and military sustainment requirements, as well as homeland security.

Headquartered in Washington, DC, the Company is a wholly owned subsidiary of Leonardo, which employs more than 70,000 people worldwide. We offer a competitive compensation package and a business culture that rewards performance. For additional information on DRS, please visit our website at www.leonardodrs.com.

Company Overview

LEONARDO DRS Electro Optical Infrared Systems (EOIS) has locations in Dallas, TX, Melbourne, FL, and Cypress, CA. We develop, manufacture, and support infrared and electro-optical solutions for soldiers, ground vehicles and airborne platforms. We offer an exciting and challenging work environment, a competitive salary and benefits package, and a business culture that rewards performance.

Employing the world’s brightest. Supporting the world’s bravest.

Location

Dallas, TX

Position Summary

Responsible for supervising an Operations team, ensuring cost, schedule, and quality goals are realized for an assigned area/product line/work cell.

Basic Qualifications and Required Skills

  • Oversee the day-to-day activities of an assigned manufacturing area

  • Ensure product/service quality through proper utilization of resources and adherence to applicable standards

  • Carry out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's polices and applicable laws and regulations

  • Lead activities to resolve issues and problems, identifying root cause and effecting appropriate corrective action

  • Monitors and enables internal and external customer satisfaction

  • Drives continuous improvement through deployment of best practices, such as Lean Six Sigma

  • Maintain and continuously improve areas, which impact on Team Member safety

  • Hires, manages career development, and assesses performance of assigned team members

  • Support, communicate, reinforce and defend the mission, values and culture of the organization

Additional Qualifications

  • Associates degree in related discipline or equivalent experience. Bachelors degree preferred

  • Proficient technical expertise with demonstrated application

  • Experience with Industrial Engineering concepts and 5S/6S techniques

  • Knowledge and familiarity with standards (ISO, AS, etc)

  • Excellent interpersonal, leadership, and communication skills

  • Attend applicable internal or external customer meetings

  • Participate on special project teams

  • Support new product introduction activities

Physical Conditions

  • Lifting: Ability to lift 25 lbs up to 20% per year

  • Walking, Climbing, Bending, Sitting, Standing, Stooping

Working Conditions

  • Office

  • Travel 10% of the time

Only candidates that meet the qualifications as outlined above will be contacted for further information.

Applicants selected for this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Only US citizens are eligible for a Security Clearance.

LEONARDO DRS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital or veteran status, or any other category protected by federal, state or local law. #EOIS